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Thatcher's Grandchildren free pdf Thatcher's Grandchildren explores sociological and political issues about childhood that have that have become increasingly significant in the twenty first century within a political landscape framed by neo-liberalism. In this edited collection, leading writers explore constructions of childhood and address social and political issues involving children in a number of key areas, both nationally and internationally. Issues addressed include child protection and abuse, the media, education and schooling, and poverty.

About Stephen Wagg

Stephen Wagg is a Professor in the Carnegie Faculty of Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. He has written widely on the politics of sport, childhood, comedy and leisure. His latest books are The New Politics of Leisure and Pleasure (edited with Peter Bramham, Palgrave, 2011), and The Palgrave Handbook of Olympic Studies (edited with Helen Lenskyj, Palgrave, 2012). Jane Pilcher is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Leicester, UK. She has published widely on gender, generations and childhood. Her books include Age and Generation in Modern Britain (1995) and, with Imelda Whelehan, 50 Key Concepts in Gender Studies (2004).

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Author : Stephen Wagg
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 30 May 2014
ISBN : 1137281545
EAN : 9781137281548
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 352 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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